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USHB4378PassContinuing Appropriations Act, 2020, and Health Extenders Act of 2019 This bill provides FY2020 continuing appropriations to federal agencies through November 21, 2019. It is known as a continuing resolution (CR) and prevents a government shutdown th...
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2019-09-27
Became Public Law No: 116-59.
USHB3809IntroCollege Student Hunger Act of 2019
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2019-09-11
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USHB4051IntroClimate Action Rebate Act of 2019 This bill imposes a carbon fee on the use, sale, or transfer of certain fossil fuels and fluorinated gases that emit greenhouse gases into the atmosphere. The fee is imposed on producers and importers of such fuels a...
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2019-08-14
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB1919IntroDEER Act Detection, Enhanced Education, and Response Act of 2019
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2019-08-09
To House Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture
USSCR24EngrossA concurrent resolution recognizing the 50th anniversary of the Food and Nutrition Service of the Department of Agriculture.
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2019-08-09
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USHB693EngrossPAST Act U.S. Senator Joseph D. Tydings Memorial Prevent All Soring Tactics Act of 2019 This bill addresses the practice of soring horses. The soring of horses includes various actions taken on horses' limbs to produce higher gaits that may cause pai...
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2019-07-29
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB3239EngrossHumanitarian Standards for Individuals in Customs and Border Protection Custody Act This bill imposes requirements and standards related to the care of aliens in U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) custody. CBP shall conduct an initial health sc...
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2019-07-25
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB2284IntroClimate Action Rebate Act of 2019 This bill imposes a carbon fee on the use, sale, or transfer of certain fossil fuels and fluorinated gases that emit greenhouse gases into the atmosphere. The fee is imposed on producers and importers of such fuels a...
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2019-07-25
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB2143IntroCollege Student Hunger Act of 2019
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2019-07-17
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB1317IntroAmerican Mineral Security Act
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2019-07-16
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSB1995IntroSafe Food Act of 2019 This bill establishes the Food Safety Administration (FSA) as an independent agency to administer and enforce food safety laws. The functions of specified federal agencies that relate to the administration or enforcement of food...
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2019-06-26
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USHB2979IntroNational Security Diversity and Inclusion Workforce Act of 2019
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2019-06-21
To House Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture
USSB1810IntroMILK Act of 2019 Milk in Lunches for Kids Act of 2019 This bill revises requirements for the National School Lunch Program to allow schools to serve whole milk and milk with 2% fat. The bill directs the Department of Agriculture to revise its regulat...
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2019-06-12
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USHB2611IntroPublic Lands Telecommunications Act
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2019-06-07
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB2607IntroResilient Federal Forests Act of 2019
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2019-06-07
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB2157PassSupplemental Appropriations Act, 2019 This bill provides $17.2 billion in FY2019 supplemental appropriations to several federal departments and agencies for expenses related to the consequences of recent wildfires, hurricanes, volcanos, earthquakes, ...
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2019-06-06
Became Public Law No: 116-20.
USSB1682IntroWildland Firefighter Recognition Act
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2019-05-23
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB1683IntroWildland Firefighter Fairness Act
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2019-05-23
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB2531IntroNational Strategic and Critical Minerals Production Act
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2019-05-21
To House Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources
USHB2274IntroVeterans Conservation Corps Act of 2019
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2019-05-20
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB2055IntroAn Act Targeting Resources to Communities in Need
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2019-05-15
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB2579IntroHardrock Leasing and Reclamation Act of 2019
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2019-05-09
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB1600IntroRAILWAY Act Repurposing Assets to Increase Long-term Water Availability and Yield Act
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2019-04-26
To House Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit Committee
USSB1124IntroA bill to require the establishment of a working group to evaluate the food safety threat posed by beef and poultry imported from Brazil, and for other purposes. This bill requires the Department of Agriculture (USDA) to establish a working group to ...
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2019-04-10
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB1066IntroAn Act Targeting Resources to Communities in Need
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2019-04-08
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB1056IntroCell-Cultured Meat and Poultry Regulation Act of 2019 This bill requires the Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to enter into a binding formal agreement regarding the authority of each agency to oversee cell-c...
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2019-04-04
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB1007IntroPAST Act Prevent All Soring Tactics Act of 2019 This bill addresses the practice of soring horses. The soring of horses includes various actions taken on horses' limbs to produce higher gaits that may cause pain, distress, inflammation, or lameness. ...
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2019-04-03
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB268EngrossSupplemental Appropriations Act, 2019 This bill provides FY2019 appropriations to federal agencies, including supplemental appropriations for disaster assistance and continuing appropriations for agencies that are included in the seven FY2019 appropr...
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2019-04-01
Motion by Senator McConnell to reconsider the vote by which cloture on H.R. 268 was not invoked (Record Vote No. 56) entered in Senate.
USSB811IntroAdditional Supplemental Appropriations for Border Security and Disaster Relief, 2019 This bill provides FY2019 supplemental appropriations to several federal departments and agencies for expenses related to natural disasters and border security. The ...
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2019-03-14
To Senate Appropriations Committee
USSB761IntroDONATE Act Donations for Our Nation's Advancement, Transformation, and Enhancement Act
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2019-03-12
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB1221IntroAgriculture Research Integrity Act of 2019 This bill reaffirms that the Agricultural Research Service, the Economic Research Service, the National Agricultural Statistics Service, the National Institute of Food and Agriculture, and any successor agen...
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2019-03-07
To House Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research Committee
USHB1042IntroPREPARED Act Providing Responsible Emergency Plans for Animals at Risk of Emerging Disasters Act
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2019-03-01
To House Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture
USSB613IntroDEER Act Detection, Enhanced Education, and Response Act of 2019
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2019-02-28
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB572IntroAdditional Supplemental Appropriations for Disaster Relief, 2019 This bill provides FY2019 supplemental appropriations to several federal departments and agencies for expenses related to the consequences of recent wildfires, hurricanes, volcanos, ear...
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2019-02-26
To Senate Appropriations Committee
USHJR31PassMaking consolidated appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2019, and for other purposes. This joint resolution provides continuing FY2019 appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) through the earlier of February 15...
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2019-02-15
Became Public Law No: 116-6.
USHB1157IntroHorse Protection Amendments Act
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2019-02-14
To House Consumer Protection and Commerce Committee
USSB497IntroNational Security Diversity and Inclusion Workforce Act of 2019
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2019-02-14
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB82IntroFUEL Reform Act Farewell to Unnecessary Energy Lifelines Reform Act of 2019 This bill repeals title IX (Energy) of the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002. The title authorizes various energy programs that are administered by the Departmen...
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2019-02-12
To House Subcommittee on Energy
USHB381Intro21st Century Respect Act This bill requires the Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the General Services Administration to change the terminology used to describe the racial background or place of origin of people in regulations concerning (1) USDA ...
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2019-02-08
To House Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit Committee
USHB316IntroGO Act Guides and Outfitters Act
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2019-02-07
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB579IntroWater Rights Protection Act of 2019
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2019-02-07
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB648EngrossConsolidated Appropriations Act, 2019 This bill provides FY2019 appropriations for several federal departments and agencies. It includes 6 of the 12 regular FY2019 appropriations bills: the Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration...
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2019-01-28
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 16.
USHR6IntroAdopting the Rules of the House of Representatives for the One Hundred Sixteenth Congress, and for other purposes. This resolution adopts the Rules of the House of Representatives for the 116th Congress. The resolution adopts the rules of the 115th C...
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2019-01-09
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB21EngrossConsolidated Appropriations Act, 2019 This bill provides FY2019 appropriations for several federal departments and agencies. It includes 6 of the 12 regular FY2019 appropriations bills: the Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencie...
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2019-01-08
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 5.
USSB53IntroWALL Act of 2019 This bill appropriates $25 billion for the construction of a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border. The amount shall remain available until expended. As offsets to the spending, this bill restricts the child tax credit, earned income credit...
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2019-01-08
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB60IntroBARN Act Better Agriculture Resources Now Act This bill revises the H-2A visa program for temporary nonimmigrant agricultural workers. It moves administration of the program from the Department of Labor to the Department of Agriculture, and eliminate...
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2019-01-03
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
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